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Public archaeology

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Scrutinizing, in detail, the relationship between archaeology, heritage and the public, this much-needed volume explores public interest and participation in archaeology as a subject worthy of academic attention in its own right. Examining case studies from throughout the world; from North America, Britain, Egypt and Brazil to East Africa, China and beyond, Nick Merriman focuses on two key areas: communication and interpretation, and stakeholders. Constant reports of new discoveries, protests over the destruction of sites and debates over the return of artefacts such as the Elgin marbles or indigenous remains testify to an increasing public interest in archaeology. For students and scholars of this archaeology, and of its relationship with the public, this will prove essential reading.

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Author(s):
Nick Merriman
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23cm x 16 cm x 2cm / 9in x 6 in x 0.5in
Edition:
First
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415258898
ISBN-13:
9780415258890
Number of pages:
306
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Public archeology

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Scrutinizing, in detail, the relationship between archaeology, heritage and the public, this much-needed volume explores public interest and participation in archaeology as a subject worthy of academic attention in its own right. Examining case studies from throughout the world; from North America, Britain, Egypt and Brazil to East Africa, China and beyond, Nick Merriman focuses on two key areas: communication and interpretation, and stakeholders. Constant reports of new discoveries, protests over the destruction of sites and debates over the return of artefacts such as the Elgin marbles or indigenous remains testify to an increasing public interest in archaeology. For students and scholars of this archaeology, and of its relationship with the public, this will prove essential reading.

Author(s):
Nick Merriman
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23cm x 16 cm x 2cm / 9in x 6 in x 0.5in
Edition:
First
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0415258898
ISBN-13:
9780415258890
Number of pages:
306
Publisher:
Routledge
Title:
Public archeology

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